How To Root Motorola Atrix 4G With SuperOneClick

Motorola Atrix 4GMotorola Atrix 4G is the innovative dual-core Android phone that has yet to see its release and root access has already been achieved on it by a few who had early access to the Nvidia Tegra 2 powered device. If you want to root your Motorola Atrix 4G when you get it, here are the full detailed instructions.

Disclaimer: Please follow this guide at your own risk. AddictiveTips will not be liable if your device gets damaged or bricked during the process.


Requirements:

  • A computer running Windows Vista / 7, Ubuntu 8.04 or later or Debian 5.0 or later.
  • Microsoft .NET Framework 2.0 or later for Windows or Mono v1.2.6 or later on Linux.
  • Motorola Drivers. (Mount the device to your computer as ‘Media Sync’ and Motorola’s Helper application will automatically install the required drivers.)
  • SuperOneClick (Extract the tool from the zip file to your computer).

Procedure:

  1. Enable USB Debugging on your phone from Settings > Applications > Development.
  2. Connect your phone to the computer via USB and do NOT mount the SD card.
  3. Connect Run SuperOneClick on your computer.
  4. Click ‘Root’ and wait for the process to finish.
  5. Make sure to click ‘Allow Non Market Apps’.
  6. Reboot your phone, and you’re done.

Your Motorola Atrix 4G should now be rooted and have side-loading of non-market apps enabled. You should now easily be able to run thousands of apps on your device that require root access.

[via XDA-Developers & BriefMobile]

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